Amber Liu Washington, DC 2024

Amber Liu at The 9:30 Club in Washington, DC shot for Incoming & Outgoing Magazine

Words & Photos by Morgan Jergens

Amber Liu brought her electrifying No More Sad Songs North American Tour to the iconic 9:30 Club in Washington, DC, delivering a night packed with energy and vulnerability. Amber took the stage with confidence and a contagious enthusiasm that resonated throughout the venue.

Opening the night was Nashville-based, indie pop songwriter, Marielle Kraft. She performed hits like “Owe My Ex”, “10X Better” and “We Were Never Friends”. When you hear Kraft’s set, you feel like you already know her. She set the stage for the intimate and inviting atmosphere of the night with 9:30 Club as the perfect backdrop for these two powerhouse artists.

Amber's performance showcased her evolution as an artist since her departure from the K-Pop phenomenon f(x). The California-born artist seamlessly blended a setlist that spanned her solo career, including tracks from her latest album 'Z!'. The audience was treated to a dynamic performance, with Amber effortlessly connecting with them through her powerful vocals and stage presence. The show reached its peak when Amber performed tracks that reflected her journey and resilience, embodying the spirit of the No More Sad Songs tour.

The combination of emotional depth and infectious beats had the crowd singing along, dancing, and created an atmosphere of unity and pure joy. As she continues to tour across the globe, there's no doubt that fans around the world will be captivated by the unique magic that Amber brings to the stage. Catch Amber Liu on tour through March 2024.

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